One day after the NBA All-Star weekend, Carmelo Anthony migrates to the East playing for the Big Apple. Will Carmelo and the New York Knicks be happy bunch of guys, considering there will be 6 new Knicks basketball players?
The Knicks blockbuster trade – probably the NBA trade of the year – involves 12 NBA players in the deal according to NBA.com.
To get Carmelo, the New York Knicks management is going all-out, sending Raymond Felton, Wilson Chandler, Danilo Gallinari and the rookie Timofey Mozgov to Denver in exchange for Carmelo Anthony, the veteran Chancey Billups, Anthony Carter, Shelden Williams and ex-Knicks Renaldo Balkman. To add, the Knicks will also send the future draft picks – first round pick of 2014 and second round draft picks in 2012 and 2013 – plus $3 million in cash.
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